Given that Stallone is essentially taking over the show, the temptation to bolster Rocky's screen time may be overwhelming for a star used to being the headliner.
"Looking forward to directing and producing the incredibly talented Michael B. Jordan in Creed 2 next year", he captioned the photo of him and his Creed co-star at the film's premiere. It's a delightful throwback to the early days of the franchise, which features six core Rocky films written by Sly, who also directed four of them.
This news comes just over a month after Stalloneteased details about the upcoming Rocky spinoff sequel. "2018" and the hashtags #Creed2, #MGM, and #Rocky, indicating that production will begin next year. Coogler wasn't able to return to direct the sequel, but he will remain with the sequel as an executive producer. "We are continuing to work on developing the sequel to Creed", the spokeswoman said.
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Netflix Raising Prices in US, Parts of Europe This made a lot of people ask whether or not this would effect T-Mobile's Netflix On Us promotion and, it doesn't. Original productions cost money, after all, and it's not a particularly hard price increase to swallow.
Director Ryan Coogler'sCreed - which starred Michael B. Jordan as Adonis Johnson, the son of Rocky Balboa's frenemy Apollo Creed - propelled Coogler to A-List director status. It also garnered Stallone his first Oscar nod since 1976, when he was nominated for Best Actor and Best Screenplay for his roles on Rocky.
If Stallone plans to shoot the film next year, then that should mean a 2019 release date for the boxing drama. Stallone has hinted that the narrative could connect to the events of 1985's Rocky IV.
For his part, Coogler has become one of the busiest and most sought after directors in Hollywood since the success of "Creed".
Ryanair's operations chief to step down after cancellations
The Ryanair boss also urged the airline's pilots not to join "one of these less financially secure or Brexit-challenged airlines". Mr O'Leary said Mr Hickey, who will leave his job at the end of the month, will continue in an "advisory role".
McDonald's offers a sweet surprise for "obsauced" fans
Fewer than 1,000 restaurants across the United States will take part in the sauce and poster promotion, according to McDonald's . It was a big hit for McDonald's in 1998, when it was available as a promotional tie-in to the Disney movie, " Mulan ".
Kyrgios beats Zverev to reach China final
The Spaniard will play either second-seeded Zverev or eighth-seeded Nick Kyrgios of Australia in Sunday's final. I was too many times in defending positions. "I changed the tactic and worked pretty well".
Microsoft Dives Deeper into 'Mixed Reality' with VR Devices
By all reviews , the headset is a little more VR than AR - but the Oculus Rift competitor should have gamers somewhat excited . Samsung has teamed up with AKG, the Austrian manufacturer for headphones and microphones for their built-in headphones.